MTV Networks will expand the programming slate of its basic-cable kids network, Nickelodeon, with the addition of two new series this fall.
Robert Wright used a press conference Tuesday to try and put the kibosh on NBC sales rumors, but what TV critics really wanted to talk about was Stupid Pet Tricks.
Tele-Communications Inc. won't be as badly harmed as many imagined from the new cable rate regulations, the company said.
Michael Wearing, the BBC's head of drama serials, has had his responsibilities widened to include series. The move is part of the restructuring of the pubcaster's drama department under its new…
DIC Animation City's "Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog," based on the Sega International videogame, has been cleared in 141 markets covering more than 86% of the country by Bohbot Communications.
Britain's Granada Group PLC pacted with three TV broadcasters in Scotland to sell airtime to advertisers.
Australia's Channel Nine owner Kerry Packer is believed to be among overseas and local bidders for the lease of unused time on a free-to-air Kiwi horse racing channel.
Alexander Zilo, former Media Assets dealmaker and ex-program chief of Hong Kong-based satellite operator Star TV, has signed to set up a satellite TV service for the Middle East.
The general counsel of the National Labor Relations Board has written possibly a final chapter in the ongoing labor dispute on the TV show "Love and War."
In preparation for the proposed merger between rivals QVC and Home Shopping Network, QVC chairman Barry Diller is planning to bring aboard two key executives to help build his burgeoning…
Encore, the minipay network for older theatricals that two months ago engineered a five-year deal for Universal releases through 1997, has just signed a four-year theatrical-output pact with New Line…